29 May, 2008

independent bookstores rock…

29 May, 2008

independent bookstores rock. as do independent publishers. to name a few: bookwoman, bookpeople, brazos bookstore, liberty books.

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13 Apr, 2008

6 word memoir

13 Apr, 2008

along coastlines she walks home slowly I was tagged by Anita I tag Emmy, Kayte, Lauren, Vivek, Christa The six word memoir rules are: write your own six word...

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01 Apr, 2008

my essay in NYT magazine…

01 Apr, 2008

Back in January, shortly after I returned to Houston after spending six weeks in Karachi, I was invited to write a piece for the New York Times’ Sunday Magazine...

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24 Mar, 2008

Neither side of Minal's family is…

24 Mar, 2008

Neither side of Minal’s family is particularly religious. But today was a quirky day. After dropping Ammi to the airport, we pick up Sissy Farenthold and drive to Bapsi...

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02 Aug, 2007

University of Karachi/ KU

02 Aug, 2007

University of Karachi is a long drive from our corner of the city, Clifton, to the northern edge of Karachi where the campus of is located. (Everyone always refers to...

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02 Aug, 2007

Dawn News

02 Aug, 2007

Today I was a guest on a talk show on Dawn News, Pakistan’s latest English language television station. On the show, I represented Alhamra Publishing and shared my thoughts...

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